Making mobility safe – Knorr-Bremse’s daily mission.
Our aim is to make a decisive contribution to the safety of mankind on rail and road.
The Knorr-Bremse Group based in Munich is the world’s leading manufacturer of braking systems and supplier of additional sub-systems for rail and commercial vehicles. In 2017, Knorr-Bremse reported sales of EUR 6.24 billion and employed some 28,000 people worldwide. The Rail Vehicle Systems division of this long-established company equips mass transit vehicles such as metro cars and light rail vehicles, as well as freight trains, locomotives, mainline passenger trains and high-speed trains with highly advanced products. Along with braking systems these include intelligent entrance systems, HVAC systems, auxiliary power supply systems, control components, friction material, driver assistance systems, electrical traction equipment, and control technology. In addition, Knorr-Bremse offers driving simulators and e-learning systems.